Francis Slay

New Life Evangelistic Center (KMOX)

Board Votes to Shut Down New Life Evangelistic Center

After two years of hearings on complaints of homeless loitering, crime and urination, St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay’s Board of Public Service voted to shut down the Rev. Larry Rice’s New Life Evangelistic Center.

12/23/2014

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Mayor Outlines Plan to Hire More Police Officers

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay has come up with a price tag to hire more police officers.

12/17/2014

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Reporter Told to Leave St. Louis Municipal Court

A spokeswoman for Mayor Francis Slay said the request for the reporter to leave was a mistake.

12/15/2014

St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch. Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen

McCulloch, Slay Honored by Missouri Lawyers Weekly

Missouri Lawyers Weekly is out with its awards list, and legal work related to Ferguson is prominently featured.

12/09/2014

Dorian Johnson, 22, leaves the funeral of friend Michael Brown at the Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis on August 25, 2014. Johnson was with Brown when he was shot by a white Ferguson, Missouri police officer on August 9. The shooting led to several nights of looting, arrests and heavy police presence.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Brown’s Friend Hired by City of St. Louis for Temporary Job

The man who was with Michael Brown when he was shot to death by a Ferguson police officer has been hired by the city of St. Louis through a training program.

12/09/2014

St. Louis Board of Aldermen (KMOX/file photo)

Civilian Review Board Plan to be Introduced to Board of Aldermen

With the blessing of the mayor, a plan to create a civilian review board to monitor complaints of police misconduct in St. Louis comes before the board of aldermen today.

12/05/2014

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon addresses media during a news conference on the Ferguson grand jury investigation on Monday, November 24, 2014. (Credit: Allison Blood/KMOX)

Leaders Renew Call For Peace Ahead of Ferguson Grand Jury Announcement

Gov. Nixon, Charlie Dooley, Francis Slay, and Dan Isom spoke a couple of hours before the big reveal in the Michael Brown case.

11/24/2014

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley & St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay hold news conference on November 12, 2014 (KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Mark Reardon: St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay discusses his letter to the Board of Aldermen about Ferguson and allowing some form of “disruption.”

11/19/2014

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon listens to residents and faith and community leaders as they discuss unrest in the town of Ferguson following the shooting death of Michael Brown during a forum held at Christ the King UCC Church on Aug. 14, 2014 in Florissant, Mo. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Nixon Activates Missouri National Guard in Response to Potential ‘Period of Unrest’

Gov. Jay Nixon today signed an executive order activating the Missouri National Guard to support law enforcement during any period of unrest that might occur following the grand jury’s decision concerning the investigation into the death of Michael Brown.

11/17/2014

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley & St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay hold news conference on November 12, 2014 (KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Slay & Dooley Ask For Non-Violent Reaction To Grand Jury Verdict

Neither officeholder would say he has full confidence in county prosecutor to deliver unbiased outcome.

11/13/2014

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